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The new record high was set Thursday in the northern Minnesota mountains, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.
It was the third time this year the state has recorded a 40-foot elevation gain.
The previous two were recorded on April 8 and April 14.
The weather in the Twin Cities is usually good, but in May and June there were two snowstorms in a row, according to the National Weather Service.
The first snowstorm, on May 17, caused significant damage in downtown Minneapolis and downtown St. Paul.
The second snowstorm occurred on June 2, leaving several buildings in ruins and damaging nearby businesses.